Are Meetings Killing my Creativity?

I started this morning out with some motivational thoughts. As President and CEO here at Gideon Taylor, it's my job…

The Dollars and Sense of Efficient PeopleSoft Automation

An article that I wrote in June, "The High Cost of Inefficient Automation", focused on the high costs to your…

Focus on the 60%

When you are trying to promote a new idea, like automating eForms, understand 20% of people you present your idea…

Putting the AWEsome in PeopleSoft AWE

PeopleSoft’s Approval Workflow Engine (“AWE”) is a powerful tool, but it’s traditionally limited to the domain of developers to implement…

Preparing to Automate a Business Process

When starting an automation project, clients like to know what they can do to prepare their teams and processes for…

University of Oklahoma Enhances Taleo-PeopleSoft Integration with New Position Description eForm

The University of Oklahoma’s (“OU”) recent implementation of Taleo includes some exciting new eForm integration between the recruiting solution and…

How to WOO When No is the Answer

As a consultant, there are times when a client asks for a feature to be built that is not in…

Record Migration Principles

Introduction Migration of records can cause some real headaches. This article covers PeopleSoft’s migration defaults and behaviors for records within…

Four Ways to Fail at Automating Business Processes

You run a business office in a large enterprise, and you have finally had it up to here with paper forms,…

The High Cost of Inefficient Automation

So you’re looking to automate. Great! Eliminating paper forms and manual processes can deliver huge benefits.  However, if automation is…